Little Cookbooks: The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Culinary Collection

The ABC's Of Cooking WIth New Soft Margarine


The front panel features three children's blocks containing the letters A,B,and C. Below the blocks, the title "The ABC's of Cooking With New Soft Margarine" is written on a small chalk board in white lettering. The back panel begins at the top with the heading "Easy Measuring With Soft Margarine" and continues with a tub of margarine and its equivalent measures. At the bottom, the company name and address are listed. The inside panels are dedicated to various informational topics about Chiffon's soft margarine and a recipe for Simple Fudge Brownie Pie With Nut Crust. The three topic headings are "Be Sure To Watch Your P's 'n' Q's," "Always Buy Chiffon," and "Soft Chiffon." Each paragraph for the topics begin with a children's block containing the first letter of the first word. The recipe panel begins at the top with a photographic illustration of the prepared pie and continues with a list of the ingredients needed plus directions on how to prepare the dish.

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Donor: Sliker, Shirley Brocker

Brand Name: Chiffon Margarine

Publisher: Anderson, Clayton, and Co. (Dallas, Tex.)


15.6 x 7.6 cm


Language: English

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Copyright: Permission is granted from the copyright owner/holder.


Citation: The ABC's Of Cooking WIth New Soft Margarine. The Alan and Shirley Brocker Sliker Collection, MSS 314, Special Collections, Michigan State University Libraries. Available at

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